Group Head of Destination Marketing, Americas
Steven Paganelli, CDME, joined Tripadvisor in January 2013 bringing 20+ years travel industry experience. Steve led two Destination Marketing Organizations as President & CEO – The Greater New Haven Convention & Visitors Bureau, and the Coastal Fairfield County Convention & Visitors Bureau. And, prior to joining TripAdvisor, Steve was Vice President for the Northeast & MidAtlantic for Madden Media, developing and supporting integrated marketing strategies for the travel industry that drive visitation.
Steve currently serves on the German National Tourist Office Advisory Board and the Destinations International CDME Advisory Board. He is a former board member of the DMA Foundation and Destinations International, New England Society of Convention & Visitor Bureaus, and Connecticut Lodging Association.